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About Us

Accessible Japan is a resource for people who have accessibility needs and are interested in visiting Japan.  We are focused on information like:

  • Basic information on accessibility
  • Transportation information
  • A Japanese-English word list tailored for disability
  • A database of hotels with accessible rooms
  • Reviews of different tourist attractions from across the country
  • Links to accessible tours

Feel free to ask us questions about accessible travel in the Japan group.



Accessible Japan's Tokyo (2020): All you need to know about traveling to Tokyo with a disability


Japan has an image of being inaccessible to those with disabilities. This couldn’t be further from the truth. Japan is, in fact, very accessible for those with disabilities. With this book, Accessible Japan takes a look at:

  • Things to know before you go like wheelchair sizes, guide dogs, the JR pass, disability ID
  • Information on how to get around on Tokyo’s trains, subways, buses and more
  • Tips on shops, restaurants, and accessible toilets
  • Detailed accessibility reviews for many of Tokyo’s best tourist attractions
  • A guide to essential Japanese phrases for travelers with disabilities
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